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Pakistan Army receives ‘world class’ explosive detectors from US

Pakistan Army receives 'world class' explosive detectors from US

United States hands over 50 Cutting Edge Explosives Detection Equipment to Pakistan Army  The Pakistan Army received more than fifty new Fido X3 explosives detectors from the U.S. Embassy’s Office of the Defense Representative – Pakistan (ODRP). The Fido is a sophisticated hand-held device that will allow Pakistani soldiers determine in less than ten seconds whether an item is composed ... Read More »

Army Chief visits Parachinar victims as protest enters eighth day

Army Chief visits Parachinar victims as protest enters eighth day

COAS to offer condolences to the bereaved families of Parachinar attack victims Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has visited Parachinar for offering condolences to the bereaved families of victims of terrorist attack. Parachinar blast happened some days back in the run up to Eid-ul-Fitr, where around hundred people were killed and dozens injured. Thousands of grieving families ... Read More »

Pakistan Army chief meets Turkish President Erdogan to discuss regional security affairs

Pakistan Army chief meets Turkish President Erdogan to discuss regional security affairs

Turkish President acknowledged Pakistan’s role for regional peace and stability Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa called on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara and discussed matters of mutual interest and regional security. Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa discussed matters of mutual interest with the Turkish leader and thanked the Turkish president for ... Read More »

Pakistan welcomes Football legend Ronaldinho and 7 other players

Pakistan welcomes Football legend Ronaldinho and his team, ISPR

Brazilian star Ronaldinho with seven other players visiting Pakistan on 6-8 July Following the upcoming visit of Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho, Pakistan’s military spokesperson Major General Asif Ghafoor has extended them a warm welcome from Pakistan. According to a tweet by Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor, Brazilian star and his companions are visiting to promote sports ... Read More »

Pakistan Air Force cadet to attend U.S. Air Force Academy

PAF cadets

Pakistan currently has one student enrolled in the US Naval Academy, three in the US Air Force Academy, and four in the US Military Academy. Pakistan Air Force cadet, Muhammed Shahrukh Khan, 19, from Lahore, has departed for the United States after being accepted into the United States Air Force (USAF) Academy. Shahrukh will experience four years of rigorous academic ... Read More »

Pakistan executes four TTP militants tried by military courts

Pakistan executes four TTP militants, tried by military courts

Hanged militants confessed their offences including murdering citizens, military forces and abduction of FC personnel’s Four hardcore terrorists associated with Tehrek Talban Pakistan (TTP) has been executed in Rawalpindi after death sentenced by military court, said a statement released by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). The media wing of military Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) stated, that all four were involved ... Read More »

Pakistan sentences Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadhav to death

Pakistan sentences Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadav to death

Yadhav was arrested in March 2016, on-duty Indian Navy officer confessed to his crimes in a recorded video statement Indian spy and RAW agent Kulbhushan Yadhav has been sentenced to death by Pakistan military court after thorough trial for carrying out espionage activities. Indian officer Kulbhushan Yadhav was arrested on March 3, 2016, from Baluchistan’s Mashkel area after counter-intelligence search ... Read More »

Australian air chief meets Pakistan Air Force and Navy chiefs

Australian air chief meets Pakistan Air Force and Navy chiefs

Chief of the Royal Australian Air Force Air Marshal G N Davies praised the professionalism of Pakistan’s Armed Forces Australian’s Chief of Royal Australian Air Force, Air Marshal Gavin Neil Davies met with Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Suhail Aman and Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah in one on one separate meetings. Air Marshal ... Read More »

Pakistan Army receives 6 Cessna aircraft from US

Pakistan Army receives 6 Cessna aircraft from US

Cessna 208 Caravan accommodates up to 14 people and a load of 1,593kg. Pakistan Army has received six new Cessna aircraft, two Cessna 208 Caravan and four Cessna T-206H from the United States, according to the US Office of Defense Representative. In April 2016, the US Department of Defence had announced it had issued a $14.9 million, fixed-price contract to Cessna ... Read More »

Emir of Qatar seeks security cooperation with Pakistan

Emir of Qatar seeks security cooperation with Pakistan

Qatar seeks Pakistan Army’s cooperation in cyber security, defence production Qatar’s Prime Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani has acknowledged Pakistan’s role in developing and strengthening of their armed forces. Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani expressed intend to learn from Pakistan Army’s experience in security domain and sought their assistance strengthening of their ... Read More »

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